Myanmar: AmaWaterways Celebrates Inaugural Voyage of Amapura

On November 24, 2014, AmaWaterways celebrated the inaugural sailing of its new 56-passenger all-suite AmaPura. Kristin Karst, the line’s executive vice president and co-owner, met travelers in Yangon to embark on the ship’s sold-out maiden voyage along the Ayeyarwady River...Read more

St. Lucia: Fond Doux Plantation & Resort Makes New Additions

Located on a UNESCO World Heritage Site amidst the towering Pitons, Fond Doux Plantation & Resort has added three new Honeymoon Suites to its private collection of romantic colonial style cottages in Soufriere, St. Lucia. Fond Doux Plantation & Resort...Read more

Great Safaris Offering Limited Time Spring Break Special to Tanzania

Luxury safari outfitter Great Safaris is re-introducing their classic program Great Tanzania Wing Safari with a limited time offer for Spring Break. Book your clients on this family safari and their first child travels free; in addition, they will receive...Read more

Travel2 Launches Invest in Romance Packages Ahead of Valentine’s Day

With Valentine’s Day approaching, it is the perfect time for couples to invest in romance and plan a romantic getaway to a beautiful destination. There is no better way to celebrate love than in a private overwater bungalow overlooking crystal...Read more

The Los Angeles/Long Beach Travel & Adventure Show To Host the ATA Africa Travel Academy

Over the years the Africa sector of the U.S. travel industry has urged direct training of front-line travel agents in selling and updating travel to Africa. The Southern California Chapter of the Africa Travel Association has taken upon itself to...Read more

Let The Travel Institute Help You Pitch Paradise to Your Clients

With frigid temperatures currently hammering much of the country, now is the time to “pitch the paradise” of destinations like Hawaii to your clients. The Travel Institute has just the tool to help you do that with the updated Destination...Read more

Book a North Pole Expedition Aboard Quark Expedition’s ’50 Years of Victory’ Icebreaker Vessel

Quark Expeditions is celebrating the return of iconic nuclear icebreaker 50 Years of Victory to its fleet for 2016 through 2018. Quark announced that the legendary expedition ship, previously scheduled to be retired at the end of 2015, is now...Read more

Britain: Mondrian London at Sea Containers Opens Its Doors

Morgans Hotel Group has opened its newest hotel, Mondrian London at Sea Containers, a 359-room luxury hotel fusing inventive food, beverage and entertainment offerings with a design that produces a vibrant hub on London’s South Bank. The first Mondrian-branded hotel...Read more

Playa Resorts Names Pilar Arizmendi Director of Sales & Marketing for Mexico

Playa Resorts Management has announced the appointment of Pilar Arizmendi as Director of Sales and Marketing for Mexico. Playa Resorts Management is the operational management component of Playa Hotels & Resorts, B.V. Arizmendi joins Playa from Las Brisas Hotel Collection...Read more

Hilton Announces Canopy by Hilton, New Lifestyle Brand

Hilton Worldwide today announced the launch of Canopy by Hilton, a new hotel brand that aims to redefine the lifestyle category around the mindset of today’s leisure and business travelers. Christopher J. Nassetta, president and CEO of Hilton Worldwide, unveiled...Read more